Definition of Adapter. Meaning of Adapter. Synonyms of Adapter

Definition of Adapter. Meaning of Adapter. Synonyms of Adapter

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Adapter. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Adapter and, of course, Adapter synonyms and on the right images related to the word Adapter.

Definition of Adapter

adapter
Adopter A*dopt"er, n. 1. One who adopts. 2. (Chem.) A receiver, with two necks, opposite to each other, one of which admits the neck of a retort, and the other is joined to another receiver. It is used in distillations, to give more space to elastic vapors, to increase the length of the neck of a retort, or to unite two vessels whose openings have different diameters. [Written also adapter.]
Adapter
Adapter A*dapt"er, n. 1. One who adapts. 2. (Chem.) A connecting tube; an adopter.

Meaning of Adapter from wikipedia

- An (electrical) adapter or adaptor is a device that converts attributes of one electrical device or system to those of an otherwise incompatible device...
- In software engineering, the adapter pattern is a software design pattern (also known as Wrapper, an alternative naming shared with the Decorator pattern)...
- In computer hardware, a host controller, host adapter, or host bus adapter (HBA) connects a computer, which acts as the host system, to other network and...
- video card (also called a display card, graphics card, display adapter or graphics adapter) is an expansion card which generates a feed of output images...
- In computing, adapter is a hardware device or software component that converts transmitted data from one presentation form to another. The data presentation...
- pack, plug-in adapter, adapter block, domestic mains adapter, line power adapter, wall wart, power brick, and power adapter. Adapters for battery-powered...
- An adapter or adaptor, or a linker in genetic engineering is a short, chemically synthesized, single-stranded or double-stranded oligonucleotide that...
- controller (NIC, also known as a network interface card, network adapter, LAN adapter or physical network interface, and by similar terms) is a computer...
- A 45 rpm adapter (also 45 rpm record insert, 45 rpm spindle adapter, or 7 inch adapter, the common size of 45 RPM records) is a small plastic or metal...
- 30-pin Adapter Lightning to 30-pin Adapter (0.2 m) Lightning to Micro USB Adapter Lightning to USB Camera Adapter Lightning to USB 3 Camera Adapter Lightning...
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